Murder the Dance

Murder the Dance is the second studio album by American metal band Bleed the Sky.[1][2] The album was released on June 10, 2008 in the United States, through Nuclear Blast Records,[3] and was released on June 13 in Europe, through Massacre Records.[4] It features a total of 13 tracks,[5] one of which being hidden, and as well is planned to be issued in a limited edition digipak.

Murder the Dance
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Studio album by
ReleasedUnited States June 10, 2008
Europe June 13, 2008
RecordedApril 2007 – July 2007 in Reseda, California
GenreMetalcore, groove metal
Length63:46
LabelUnited States Nuclear Blast
Europe Massacre Records
ProducerChristian Olde Wolbers
Bleed the Sky chronology
Paradigm in Entropy
(2005)
Murder the Dance
(2008)
This Way Lies Madness
(2020)

The album was originally scheduled to be released by the end of 2007, and was finished recording by July of that same year. Due to internal issues within the band, its release was delayed. Bleed the Sky acquired new guitarist Justin Warrick, who helped finish the recording of the album. The album was completed as of January 2008.

Track listingEdit

  1. "Knife Fight in a Phone Booth" – 3:41
  2. "Sullivan" – 3:54
  3. "Murder the Dance" – 4:16
  4. "The Sleeping Beauty" – 4:25
  5. "Morose" – 5:27
  6. "Occam's Razor" – 4:04
  7. "Bastion" – 4:14
  8. "Slavior" – 4:40
  9. "Kettle Black" – 3:23
  10. "Poseidon" – 4:20
  11. "The Demons That Could Be" – 3:49
  12. "Vertical Smile" – 17:35

PersonnelEdit

  • Noah Robinson – vocals
  • Rob Thornton – guitar
  • Justin Warrick – guitar
  • Ryan Clark – bass
  • Austin D'Amond – drums
  • Sons of Nero - artwork

ReferencesEdit